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United Airlines, Orbitz in Legal Brawl With 22-Year-Old Travel Entrepreneur
Legal Center

United Airlines, Orbitz in Legal Brawl With 22-Year-Old Travel Entrepreneur

Aktarer Zaman's startup, Skiplagged, aims to popularize 'hidden city' ticketing, in which passengers disembark at their layover destinations.
Geoff Weiss
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This Lucky Man Booked the First Flight on 'The Residence,' a Private Three-Room Suite in the Sky
Travel

This Lucky Man Booked the First Flight on 'The Residence,' a Private Three-Room Suite in the Sky

Etihad Airways reveals the first passenger to purchase 'the most exclusive ticket in aviation history.'
Geoff Weiss
The 5 Worst Twitter Marketing Fails of 2014
Mistakes

The 5 Worst Twitter Marketing Fails of 2014

#Fiasco. Some brands excel at tucking their tails between their tweets. Here's a naughty list of the ugliest Twitter marketing disasters this year and the important lessons you can learn from them.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
First-Class Macadamia Nut Case Prompts Korean Air Exec to Step Down
Airlines

First-Class Macadamia Nut Case Prompts Korean Air Exec to Step Down

In-flight service causes this airlines exec to have a serious meltdown.
5 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Travel
Travel Tips

5 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Travel

Let's face it: It's going to be stressful. Here are a few tech tips to make it easier.
Jason Cipriani
Richard Branson's Virgin America Soars in Market Debut
IPO

Richard Branson's Virgin America Soars in Market Debut

It underscores the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence.
The Drone Industry Hates the Word 'Drone.' So, What's a Better Option?
Drones

The Drone Industry Hates the Word 'Drone.' So, What's a Better Option?

A drone by any other name would still be a vehicle that can fly around without a pilot.
Catherine Clifford
10 Apps to Save You Time, Money and Energy on Your Next Business Trip
Travel

10 Apps to Save You Time, Money and Energy on Your Next Business Trip

Want a hotel reservation in a jiffy or need to fly out of town in two hours? Fire up these applications on your smartphone.
Breanna Wilson
Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.
Far Out Tech

Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.

Virtual reality, take me away. Because overpriced in-flight cocktails and noise-cancelling headphones aren't enough anymore.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Keeping It Classy: Spirit Airlines Uses Nude Celeb Pic Scandal to Sell Tickets
Marketing

Keeping It Classy: Spirit Airlines Uses Nude Celeb Pic Scandal to Sell Tickets

When life gives you leaked naked celeb selfies, go low and bare cheap fares. At least that's what Spirit Airlines did.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Little Gadget Caused an Epic Airline Passenger Brawl
Business Travel

This Little Gadget Caused an Epic Airline Passenger Brawl

A United Airlines flight was diverted after using something banned by most airlines: an anti-reclining seat device called the Knee Defender.
Laura Entis